November 1, 1999
Volvo 1997 - 850 and 1998 - S70, V70, C70 Vehicles Recalled
Washington, DC (SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway
Traffic Safety Administration today published the recall of certain Volvo 1997 - 850 and
1998 - S70, V70, C70 vehicles manufactured between August 1996 - February 1998 because
operation of the headlight switch, over an extended period of time, can result in
inconsistent operation of the switch.
Approximately139,588 automobiles are affected by
Dealers will replace the headlight switch.
Owner notification began in late August 1999.
Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Volvo at
Reference: NHTSA Recall No.
99V235/Volvo Recall No. 94
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